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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed here for 6 weeks, with work, in the budget units, friendly staff, the accomodation was nice and clean, considering how large the park is and how many units there are it was really quiet. I had a fire alarm with a dead battery and they fixed it straight away. The indoor heated pool was awesome, shame they closed...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I spent 2 nights here. I found the rooms clean and comfortable and had everything we needed. My daughter loved our evening spa and walks along the beach. Would definitely stay here again. Lovely staff and great amenities.

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Orange, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice clean and well kept park, stayed in a one bedroom cabin and it was very well appointed with large beds and all the facilities that one would expect. The down side was that there is 3 cabins in a row and the noise dose travel through the floor and walls. WIFI connection was pretty ordinary as it kept disconnecting...

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WgongSurfLeisResort, General Manager at Wollongong Surf Leisure Resort, responded to this review

Hi Marco & Sue, thank you for staying with us & for your feedback and constructive review comments. I have provided some detail comments below on our wifi, but I emphasise that I appreciate your comments, as they help us to improve. Alan On the Wifi, we had the guest internet system relay transmitters replaced 2 weeks ago, which we...

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Park is well kept. Our cabin was OK. Fairly clean. We had an OK night sleep on Thursday, but Friday & Saturday was a different story when there were people staying in the cabins around us. We can hear the conversation & swearing next door to us. Footsteps noise from the cabins around us all night waking the kids up....

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WgongSurfLeisResort, General Manager at Wollongong Surf Leisure Resort, responded to this review

Ouch! That's not good. Sorry that you experienced such a disturbance. We have a 10pm noise curfew and display the curfew on all advertising of cabins and it is a requirement that all guests confirm in writing that they will abide by the curfew when they check in. So something has gone amiss. We have a security service patrolling the...

Sydney
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is our second visit to Wollongong and the second time we've stayed at Wollongong Surf Leisure Resort. We're looking forward to the third! We're Sydneysiders and have discovered "The Gong" as a great weekend getaway that's a hit with our four year old daughter. The rooms are very tidy and have everything we needed. Our four year old loved...

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Semaphore, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The park is well-maintained and the facilities excellent. However, we arrived on a Sunday afternoon and all of the rubbish bins in the caravan area adjacent to the beach were full and overflowing as they were when we left on the Monday. Also, the park does not have a dump point for black water. When we enquired, we were told...

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WgongSurfLeisResort, General Manager at Wollongong Surf Leisure Resort, responded to this review

Thanks Graham for your feedback and constructive comments. We have our own garbage truck and our practice is to pick up bins on Mon + Wed + Fri. Some heavy weekends we do a pick up, other weekends we put extra bins out to take the load. Last week we purchased an extra 20 240L bins to increase our capacity...

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We booked a beach side pitch but was placed in a unsecured and dilapidated pitch on the other side of resort next to a main road. Road noise all night, trains all night and opposite a night club so dont expect to sleep until 3am. Worst of all random drunks jumping the visitors parking fence to gain access, great when...

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Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Just north of Wollongong is this gem of a place for a little getaway. The cabins are inexpensive & right on the beach. There is an indoor pool, spa & sauna & the Towradgi Beach Hotel is directly across the road & the food there is some of the best bistro food you will find anywhere, it's restaurant quality at...

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Motherwell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Spent a couple of days here whilst attending a family wedding in Wollongong, found it to suitable for our stay the chalet was clean and spacious with huge TV,the beds were comfy and the cooking equipment etc etc were more than enough, never used much of the park facilities although I loved my walks through the park and down on...

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Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic value Our family stayed during recent Judo Nationals Comp The cabins were very clean and well equipped Extra little things like wall mounted liquid soaps throughout and Kitchen roll in cupboards and very comfy beds and linen made it easier Staff were very friendly Grounds immaculate Well done we will be back

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WgongSurfLeisResort, General Manager at Wollongong Surf Leisure Resort, responded to this review

Thanks for the feedback. I hope the Judo nationals comp went well. See you next time that you visit.

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Tennis Court
Room types
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
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  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Wollongong Surf Leisure Resort

Address: 201 Pioneer Rd, Wollongong, New South Wales 2519, Australia
Region: Australia > New South Wales > Wollongong
Price Range: £59 - £94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Wollongong Surf Leisure Resort 3.5*
Number of rooms: 107
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